This is 'SANMETTO' a great looking 1870's bottle with n original period label reflecting its age. This Sanmetto sample bottle is 7" tall and unopened. It has a cork stopper at the top, section of the seal are present. It was manufactured by the Old Chem Co. in New York. The bottle dates from 1870 to 1904. To find a bottle of this age with such a perfect label is scarce, very difficult to get and rarely seen. On the Back has embossed: "OD CHEM Co., New York. Sample. The label which is in perfect condition reads: 'Free Sample. Sanmetto. A preparation of true sandalwood, fresh saw palmetto berries and Zea. Alcohol 20.6%. DOSE: one teaspoonful four times a day. Made by OD CHEM. CO. New York, U.S.A.' We are including another 8" tall medicine bottle of a later period, in a great light green color. which on the front it has an embossed Giraffe, and also embossed on the side it reads; ' to sore throat, and the other side it reads; 'tonsilitis'. Both for the serous collector.
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